Chiropractic is a non-invasive, primary healthcare hands-on practice focusing on the human musculoskeletal system (including the joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, tendons, and structures that support limbs, neck and back).
The profession of chiropractics practices a manual approach, administering and diagnosing with preventive care and treatments for disorders related to the bones, nervous system, spine, pelvis and joints.
A combination of different treatments are carried out by a chiropractor, all having a predicable outcome based on the specific needs of the individual patient. A complete patient history along with diagnosing the patient is performed when visiting a chiropractor for the first time and at subsequent visits depending on that patient’s particular condition. Also with the treatment plan your chiropractor may provide information on nutrition, diet and wellness.
For various conditions such as acute lower back pain chiropractic care is an extremely beneficial approach to care. Frequently many people seek chiropractic care for their back condition but in addition chiropractic care also supports/complements and relieves many musculoskeletal medical conditions. Chiropractic care might also be used to provide symptomatic relief for patients with chronic symptoms and conditions. In accordance to patient surveys, by treating the musculoskeletal systems chiropractic treatment has been shown to improve the general well-being of the patient.